In all the talk of graphical downgrades no one seems much preoccupied with 'why?'. Why build something and then proceed to tear it down, piece by piece, in the hope that ever more diminished expectations about the final product won't be severe enough to...
Before you bid the PS2 farewell, take one last gander at the black box. Oh, how you have served us well. There are yet a few gems left on the console, as the new releases taper off into the "last-gen" era. So savor the moment, while it lasts.
God of War II
Aww... is that my axe in your pretty face? Let me get that out for you. Oh, oops, it's up your waist now. Hmmm... you know, the second time bleeds just as much as the first. Especially if I pull down. - Kratos
High school is usually boring, even in Japan. But gain the ability to summon your persona by shooting yourself in the head, and school gets interesting. Quirky and hideously wondrous, Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 is for the occult Japanophile - or anyone that likes something different.
For a ninja in an orange track suit, which would blend well in a run-of-the-mill forest of other orange track suits, Naruto sure gets around. Naruto: Ultimate Ninja 2 is an action-filled brawler that's sure to please kids, especially those who wear "Leaf Village" headbands.